Thursday, September 4, 2008

Pull out your handkerchief

In one of my flickr searches I discovered this phenomenal chuppah, not knowing that there was an even more wonderful history behind it:

From the bride, I learned: It was made using dozens of old handkerchiefs that belonged to my husband's mother and grandmother. A friend sewed them together for us to use for our chuppah. It was beautiful - the sunlight streamed through it and it was just light and breezy. Not to mention that it held such personal meaning.

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